Taurus season is upon us, and if your birthday falls between April 20 and May 20, you've probably heard that you are dependable and hardworking--and also a little stubborn. But even if you check your horoscope every day and have memorized the ins and outs of your birth chart, most Tauruses have probably never been...
Ubuntu 21.04 'Hirsute Hippo' will switch to a new display, server but stick with the same desktop environment.
(University of California - Irvine) Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have analyzed CALFIRE wildfire statistics from 2000 to 2019, comparing them with data from 1920 to 1999, to learn that the annual burn season has lengthened in the past two decades and that the yearly peak has shifted from August to July. A new study on the subject was published today in Nature Scientific Reports.
Fitterfly will use the fresh funds to expand its portfolio of offerings and invest in artificial intelligence-backed health tracking tools.
An excerpt from Kate Darling’s book, The New Breed: What Our History With Animals Reveals About Our Future With Robots
The keyboard features a DeX shortcut on the top right of the keyboard. | Image: Samsung
Samsung has quietly announced a new wireless keyboard, the Smart Keyboard Trio 500. According to a listing on Samsung’s store spotted by Max Jambor it’s a compact wireless keyboard with a very similar design to the likes of Apple’s Magic Keyboard, but with an interesting Samsung twist — a DeX shortcut to use the desktop-style interface on compatible Samsung devices.
DeX has been around since launching on the Galaxy S8 back in 2017, and allows you to access select Samsung phone or tablet’s apps in a windowed-interface similar to a desktop computer. But despite receiving new features and updates with subsequent phone releases, it’s yet to become the true desktop replacement Samsung initially pitched it as. Giving it an eye-catching button...
More recently, Tata Consumer Products also announced the appointment of Puneet Das as president for its packaged beverages business in India and South Asia
The IT company reported a net profit of ₹317.3 crore in Q4, up 53.9% from a year ago.
Net profit during the quarter rose to ₹8,186.51 crore but was lower than ₹8,436 crore estimated by a Bloomberg poll of 14 analysts
Businesses are still struggling to hire while 9.7 million Americans actively look for work. Is it fear - or unemployment benefits - keeping them away?
IG Metall has nominated Matías Carnero as supervisor. VW is also to cultivate an international presence among elected officials.
Marie Claire U.K.'s shopping platform, Marie Claire Edit, is expanding into luxury beauty with a new platform, debuting today, that sells beauty products and accessories. The site will offer curated beauty picks in collaboration with online luxury commerce site Net-a-Porter. Top line The Marie Claire Edit platform, introduced in early 2020, aggregates editor-curated fashion choices...
Keep using the provided tools, NCSC says Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat has publicly claimed GCHQ sources told him Gmail was more secure than Parliament’s own Microsoft Office 365 deployment – but both Parliament and a GCHQ offshoot have told him to stop being silly.…
Dr Reddy’s will import the jab from Russia between April and June before manufacturing it in India
Honda has given us our first look of the new 2022 Civic Sedan, thoroughly reworked and headed to US dealerships later this year. Clearly related to the Civic Prototype unveiled back in November 2020, the new Civic Sedan marks a departure from the current model by virtue of its new grille treatment. The current Civic has a fairly pronounced fascia, … Continue reading
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Sony has just invested another $200 million in Epic Games as part of a $1 billion funding round, Epic announced today. Over a dozen investors contributed toward the funding round, which valued the Fortnite developer at $28.7 billion. That’s over $10 billion more than Epic Games’ estimated value at the time of Sony’s major investment last July.
Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney is still the company’s controlling shareholder after the investment. In a press release, Sweeney said that Epic will use the investment to “help accelerate our work around building connected social experiences in Fortnite, Rocket League and Fall Guys, while empowering game developers and creators with Unreal Engine, Epic Online Services and the Epic Games Store.”
HBO Max has come up with some gems of original content.
AI and wearable cameras could help exoskeletons act a bit like autonomous vehicles
NASA engineers have decided to delay the Ingenuity helicopter’s debut flight on Mars to at least Wednesday, April 14th, after running into a minor computer glitch during a rotor spin test late Friday night, the agency said on Saturday. The tiny craft is healthy, but engineers need some more time to review telemetry data from the unexpected hiccup before proceeding.
Ingenuity, a mini four-pound helicopter that arrived on Mars February 18th attached to NASA’s Perseverance rover, was initially slated to carry out its first flight test late Sunday night (or, mid-day Mars time). The first bits of data on whether the flight attempt was successful was expected to come early Monday morning, around 4AM ET.
But data from a high-speed rotor test...